Mrs. Baker's Guidance Counselor's Resources

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These are resources that can help your child understand a little more about the coronavirus as well as some suggestions on how to navigate a conversation about this virus with your child.

Please know that I am here if you need me! I know this is a trying time for many so know that I am here to help.   

Laura Baker, School Counselor, Martin Elementary

Office Hours: M-F 9am-11am (remember, you can email anytime!)

Phone: (615) 549 7983

Email: lbaker@ccschools.k12tn.net


Resources for Parents
*Age ranges are just suggestions; parents are encouraged to get involved and monitor what their children watch.
Article on how to talk to your child about Coronavirus
Article on how to talk to your child about Coronavirus
PreK-2nd*  – A small, printable book that helps younger students learn about coronavirus and learn ways to cope with the feelings they may be having in regards to coronavirus. (Comes in many different languages)
PreK-2nd* Video Yucky Bug by Julia Cook
3rd-5th* Video Where a Kid Asks Doctors Questions about Coronavirus
3rd-5th*  Brain Pop Video Explaining Coronavirus
6th-8th* Short Video about Coronavirus
6th-8th* Short Video about Coronavirus
6th-8th* Short Video about “Flattening the Curve”
For Parents- Ways To Protect Yourself from Coronavirus
Belly Breathing Video- Belly Breathing helps calm your body down when you are feeling angry, stressed, or overwhelmed.
Belly Breathing for Younger Kids